How did you spend your Winter Break? Did you pass countless hours scrolling on Facebook, lounging on the couch and catching up on Season Two of Homeland, or Instagramming pictures of your fireplace #snuggleweather? While you were doing all of that, some of your friends were traveling across the globe to countries alive with colorful culture and heritage. Here, a few Milken students share the details of their exciting international adventures with you.
Name: Jordyn Schiff ‘13
Destinations: Hong Kong, China and Bangkok, Phuket, and Koh Samui, Thailand
Trip Highlights: Elephant riding in Koh Samui, Visiting various Bhuddist temples in Bangkok
Name: Orly Abrams ‘16
Destinations: Paris, France and London, England
Trip Highlights: Climbing the Eiffel Tower, The food in France, Arsenal game in London
Name: Ethan Sassouni ‘15
Destinations: Ho Chi Min City, Vietnam, Siem Reap, Cambodia, Yangoon, Burma, and Hong Kong, China.
Trip Highlights: Cu Chi tunnels where the Vietnamese people hid during the Vietnam War, Visiting the Angkor Wat temple at sunrise, Seeing the region’s largest Buddhist Temple in Yangoon
Name: Dan Nevati ‘14
Taupo, Queenstown, and many other cities in New Zealand
Trip Highlights: Hiking volcanoes, Sailing through mountains, Winery tour
Name: Alex Cohan ‘15
Town, Johannesburg, and Sun City, South Africa
Trip Highlights: Petting wild animals, Safaris, Jet skiing